Major Reports
Australian Travel Time Metric – 2017 Edition
Major Report | 1 December 2017

The IPA Australian Travel Time Metric uses Uber’s anonymised journey data to index road transport performance, across each of the four major capital cities.

Australian Infrastructure Budget Monitor 2017/18
Major Report | 22 November 2017

IPA ranks Australia’s governments by measuring and comparing infrastructure funding levels, as a share of each government’s total budget expenditure.

Funding and Investment
Australian Infrastructure Investment Report 2017
Major Report | 12 October 2017

The 2017 Australian Infrastructure Investment Report shows continuing appetite and focus on infrastructure opportunities – but shows with clarity that Australia’s solid reputation as an infrastructure investment destination is being eroded, as investors take stock of increasingly unpredictable political interventions, perpetrated by national and state governments.

Funding and Investment
Automated Vehicles: Do We Know Which Road to Take
Major Report | 27 September 2017

Automated and Driverless Vehicles (AV/DVs) offer the prospect of positive and fundamental changes to the way Australia’s cities work and how people utilise transport. Our paper identifies three generalised approaches for policymakers to the prospect of AVs.

Australian Infrastructure Metric June 2017
Major Report | 20 September 2017

The June quarter of the Australian Infrastructure Metric – produced by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia and BIS Oxford Economics - shows civil construction work won increase compared to the previous quarter, but remain below the long-run average.

Funding and Investment
Australian Infrastructure Metric March 2017
Major Report | 8 June 2017

The March 2017 quarter saw the Australian Infrastructure Metric headline result fall as a result of the retreat in investment across non-mining sectors with only a slight increase in work won in the mining sector. Total work won in infrastructure continues its fluctuating trend since December 2015, mainly driven by activity in the transport sector as the mining sector remains subdued.

Funding and Investment
Australian Infrastructure Metric December 2016
Major Report | 26 March 2017

The December 2016 quarter saw civil construction activity strengthen significantly following the subdued performance in the September 2016 quarter, driven by solid transport and utilities work won, as both sectors surged above their respective long-run trends. 

Funding and Investment
Electricity Network Services – Long term trends in prices
Major Report | 21 December 2016

This report summarises the long term price performance of electricity networks or ‘poles and wires’ businesses in New South Wales, Queensland, Victoria, South Australia and Western Australia. 

Funding and Investment | Utilities
Australian Infrastructure Metric September 2016
Major Report | 15 December 2016

The September quarter saw activity weaken significantly following a strong performance in the previous quarter.

Funding and Investment
From Housing Assets to Housing People
Major Report | 18 October 2016

A major new report by Infrastructure Partnerships Australia, with financial modelling by KPMG, released at the National Press Club, outlines a plan to fix Australia’s struggling public housing system by providing more money and more places for vulnerable households. 

Funding and Investment | Social Infrastructure
IPA/Perpetual Australian Infrastructure Investment
Major Report | 18 October 2016

The 2016 IPA/Perpetual Australian Infrastructure Investment Report shows continuing high levels of global interest in Australian infrastructure, but provides a good reminder that investment can - and does - go elsewhere when there are not enough Australian projects. 

Funding and Investment
Driving Change
Major Report | 10 October 2016

Driving Change: Australia's cities need a measured response. 

Cities | Transport